In addition to being the legendary NASCAR promoter that ran Charlotte Motor Speedway and Speedway Motorsports, Inc., Humpy has been involved in boxing his whole life. He had a 40-2 record as an amateur and was a Carolinas Golden Glove champion as a light heavyweight boxing out of Belmont, N.C. and Columbia, S.C. He was a leading boxing promoter from 1976-94. He promoted many national televised bouts including the world championship between the great Eusebio Pedroza of Panama and Olympian Bernard Taylor. He presently serves as Executive Chairman of the Hall of Fame and Chairman of the Charlotte Boxing Academy. He is a member of 11 halls of fame including the International Racing Hall.